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HPE ProLiant DL360 G5 Server - Overview

Product description

Combining concentrated 1U compute power, integrated Lights-Out management, and essential fault tolerance, the new HPE ProLiant DL360 G5 is a great choice for any business where space is at a premium.


Product features

NOTE: One of the following depending on model
Quad-Core Processors
  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor X5470 (3.33 GHz, 120 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor X5460 (3.16 GHz, 120 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor X5450 (3.00 GHz, 120 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5450 (3.00 GHz, 80 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5440 (2.83 GHz, 80 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5430 (2.66 GHz, 80 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5420 (2.50 GHz, 80 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor L5430 (2.66 GHz, 50 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor L5420 (2.50 GHz, 50 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5410 (2.33 GHz, 80 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5405 (2.00 GHz, 80 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor L5410 (2.33 GHz, 50 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5345 (2.33 GHz, 80 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5320 (1.86 GHz 80 W, 1066 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor L5320 (1.86 GHz 50 W, 1066 FSB)

  • Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5310 (1.60 GHz 80 W, 1066 FSB)

Dual-Core Processors
  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor X5260 (3.33 GHz, 80 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor L5240 (3.00 GHz, 40 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor E5205 (1.86 GHz, 65 W, 1066 FSB)

  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 5160 (3.0 GHz, 80 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 5150 (2.67 GHz, 65 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 5148 (2.33 GHz, 40 W, 1333 FSB, Low Voltage)

  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 5140 (2.33 GHz, 65 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 5130 (2.0 GHz, 65 W, 1333 FSB)

  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 5120 (1.86 GHz, 65 W, 1066 FSB)

  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 5110 (1.6 GHz, 65 W, 1066 FSB)

  1. Up to 2 processors supported. Performance configurations include two processors.

  2. Intel 5400/5300 sequence processors are 64-bit, Quad-Core, and supports Intel VTtechnology. Intel 5200/5100 sequence processors are 64-bit, Dual-Core, and supports Intel VTtechnology.

Cache memory
NOTE: One of the following depending on Model
  • 12MB (2 x 6MB) Level 2 cache (5400 sequence)
  • 8MB (2 x 4MB) Level 2 cache (5300 sequence)
  • 6MB (1x 6MB) Level 2 cache (5200 sequence)
  • 4MB (1 x 4MB) Level 2 cache (5100 sequence)

  • 4MB (2 x 2MB) Level 2 cache (5000 sequence)

Upgradeable to quad or dual processing
Future upgradeable to Xeon Series 5300 Quad-Core, or 5100 Dual-Core processors
Intel 5000P chipset
Memory protection & functionality
  • Advanced ECC (multi-bit error protection)
  • Online Spare
  • Mirroring
  • 4-way interleaving
PC2-5300 Fully Buffered DIMMs (DDR2-667)
Standard (Entry or Base Models)
1GB (2 x 512MB)
Standard (Performance Models)
2GB (2 x 1GB)
Standard (Performance Model E5345)
4GB (4 x 1GB)
64GB (8 x 8GB)
NOTE: Memory DIMMs in systems with the Front Side Bus (FSB) running at 1333 MHz will run at 667 MHz and in systems with a FSB running at 1066 MHz or 667 MHz the memory DIMMs will run at 533 MHz.
Network controller
Embedded Dual NC373i Multifunction Gigabit Network Adapters with TCP/IP Offload Engine, including support for Accelerated iSCSI through an optional ProLiant Essentials Licensing Kit
Expansion slots
Slot Number
Bus Speed
Bus Number*
Device Number**
Hot Plug
PCI Voltage
x8 PCI Express (short slot)
x8 PCI Express (full-length)
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X (full-length) (Option kit required - 405154-B21)
3.3 V
NOTE: * Default bus assignment. Inserting cards with PCI bridges may alter the actual bus assignment number.
NOTE: ** Slots are enumerated differently based on OS. Microsoft OS's enumerate from lowest to highest Device ID by bus (starting with the lowest bus).
NOTE: All slots can accept universal keyed PCI cards.
Integrated Lights-Out (iLO 2) Management 2 (integrated on motherboard)
Storage controllers
Smart Array E200i Controller
64MB memory module supports RAID 0/1 configurations. Available upgrade: 128MB memory module with battery-backed write cache (BBWC)for RAID 0/1/5.
Smart Array P400i Controller
256MB memory module supports RAID 0/1/5. Available upgrade: Battery module or 512MB battery-backed write cache (BBWC) memory module. Both enable RAID 0/1/5/6 and write cache (BBWC).
Optical Drives (Slimline Drive bay)
Optional CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, DVD/CD-RW Combo (standard in performance models), DVD-RW, or Slimline floppy drive
Drive Bays
6 Small Form Factor bays total
NOTE: 4 bays active in most models. Smart Array P400i controller and Mini-SAS storage cable (P/N 399546-B21) required for activation of 5th and 6th drive bays.
Maximum internal storage type
Hot Plug Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)
6 x 146GB SAS
Hot Plug Serial ATA (SATA)
6 x 120GB SATA
iLO 2 remote management port
USB 2.0 Ports
2 rear, 1 front, 1 internal
Network RJ-45
Integrated ATI ES1000, 32MB video standard
  • 16 bit color: maximum resolution of 1600 x 1200

  • 32 bit color: maximum resolution of 1280 x 1024

NOTE: Maximum resolution available via iLO 2 remote console is 1280x1024.
Form factor
Rack (1U), (1.75 in/4.45 cm); 27.75 in depth (70.5cm)
Server power cords
High line cord ships standard with all part numbers. Localized cables included with geographic specific models in other world regions.
Power supply
700 W, Optional (1+ 1 redundant) power supply
NOTE: PN 399542-B21 contains the optional power supply and an IEC power cable only; purchase if connecting to PDU/UPS that supports IEC cables. PN 399542-291 includes IEC power cable and a Japan power cable. PN 399542-AA1 includes IEC power cable and a China power cable.
System fans
9 fans ship standard; N+1 fan redundancy standard
RoHS compliant
For Resellers in countries/regions with RoHS legislation (see NOTE) (e.g. EU, China, etc.) The use of the noted material in a solution and subsequent resale of that solution will result in the solution no longer meeting the requirements of RoHS legislation.
NOTE: Directive 2002/95/EC restricts the use of lead, mercury, cadmium, hexavalent chromium, PBBs and PBDEs in electronic products. Countries/regions outside the EU, eg. China, are introducing similar legislation. References to 'RoHS legislation' means requirements of Directive 2002/95/EC or to similar substance restriction legislation enacted by any country/region outside the EU.
Industry standard compliance
  • ACPI 1.0b Compliant
  • PCI 2.2 Compliant
  • WOL Support
  • Microsoft Logo certifications
  • PXE Support
  • USB 1.1 and 2.0 Compliant
Remote management
Integrated Lights Out 2 (iLO2) Standard Management:
  • Virtual Text Remote Console
  • Virtual Power Button Control
  • Integrated Remote Console
  • Dedicated & full function shared network connectivity
  • Embedded system health
  • Browser, command line and scripted access
  • Automatic IP Configuration via DHCP/DNS/WINS
  • Industry Standard 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Secure Shell security (SSH)
  • OS independent hardware health status
  • IML and iLO Event Logging
  • Support for 12 user accounts with customizable access privilege
Intelligent manageability
  • HP Systems Insight Manager
  • SmartStart
  • ROM-Based Setup Utility (RBSU)
  • Remote-Flash Redundant ROM
  • Integrated Management Log (IML)
  • Server Health logging
  • Automatic Server Recovery-2 (ASR-2)
  • System Interconnect Status Indicators
  • Dynamic sector repairing and drive parameter tracking (with Smart Array controllers)
  • Hot Spare Boot
    NOTE: Upon the event of a failed processor or VRM in a multi-processing environment, the system will automatically reboot and use the remaining good processor(s).
  • Power Down Utility
  • Pre-Failure Warranty (covers processors, as well as SCSI hard drives and memory)
  • Power-on password
  • Keyboard password
  • Diskette drive control
  • Diskette boot control
  • QuickLock, Network Server Mode
  • Removable CD and Diskette Drive Assembly
  • Serial interface control
  • Administrator's password
  • Disk configuration lock
  • Integrated Lights-Out has 12 customizable user accounts and SSL encryption
  • Integrated Lights-Out can be disabled via a Global Setting
  • iLO Advance Pack supports directory services integration and two-factor authentication (RAY NIX to approve wording.)


Software overview

Operating system support
OS support
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Novell NetWare
  • Linux (Red Hat, SuSE, UnitedLinux)
  • Solaris 10 32/64-bit
  • VMware Virtualization Software
NOTE: SAS and SATA models may have different OS support.
ProLiant Essentials Foundation Pack Software
HP systems insight manager
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM) helps maximize system uptime and performance and reduce system maintenance costs by providing proactive notification of problems before those problems result in unplanned downtime or reduced productivity. Click here for more information on HP SIM .
SmartStart simplifies server setup by providing a quick, easy way to deploy reliable and consistent server configurations.
SmartStart version supported (minimum): SmartStart 7.51
Insight management agents
The Insight Management Agents provide direct, browser-based access to in-depth instrumentation built into HP servers, workstations, desktops, or portables, and send alerts to Systems Insight Manager or other enterprise management applications in case of subsystem or environmental failures.
Subscriber's choice
Subscriber's Choice Driver and Support Alerts/Notifications is a web-based email subscription service that provides automatic delivery of software and driver change notifications for ProLiant products. Click here to Sign up and customize your profile to receive alerts on updates as they become available.
ROMPaq, support software, and configuration utilities
Insight diagnostics
The most advanced configuration analysis, reporting and troubleshooting utilities used by HP and at your fingertips, available in SmartStart.
Optional ProLiant essentials value packs
Optional software offerings that extend the functionality of an Adaptive Infrastructure to address specific business problems and needs:
  • Rapid Deployment Pack (RDP)

    Is an automated deployment and provisioning solution for all ProLiant servers. RDP includes the ProLiant Integration Module featuring ProLiant server pre-configured events for OS installation, and optimized software drivers, firmware and management agents. Every RDP disc includes 7-day, 10-node trial licenses for evaluation purposes.

  • Workload Management Pack

    Provides easier management of complex environments, improving overall server utilization and enabling Windows 2000 customers for the first time to confidently deploy multiple applications on a single multiprocessor ProLiant Server.

  • Integrated Lights-Out Advanced Pack

    Upgrades the iLO 2 processor with comprehensive remote control including Virtual KVM graphical console, virtual media, power management and enterprise security.

  • Integrated Lights-Out Select Pack

    Upgrades the iLO 2 processor with virtual media, power management and enterprise security for text console environments.

  • Performance Management Pack

    A performance management solution that identifies and explains hardware performance bottlenecks on ProLiant servers and attached options enabling users to better utilize their valuable resources.

  • Intelligent Networking Pack

    Detects and analyzes network bottlenecks or broken network linkages and steers traffic to the optimum route based on network conditions, plus it provides an extra layer of protection. The virus throttle feature of the solution slows the propagation of fast spreading virus.

  • Vulnerability and Patch Management Pack

    Identifies and remediates software security vulnerabilities due to missing patches as well operating system configurations that can be exploited by viruses, worms, and other blended threats.

  • Virtual Machine Management Pack

    Provides central management and control of virtual machines from Microsoft and VMware. Integrated approach provides the ability to manage both physical and virtual resources from a single management console.

  • Server Migration Pack

    The Server Migration Pack automates the manual processes required for migrating servers between physical or virtual platforms (P2V, V2P, and V2V).

  • Server Migration Pack - P2P Edition

    Upgrading or replacing your existing server? Effortlessly transition to new servers with automated, accurate and affordable migration of OS, application and data.

  • Accelerated iSCSI Pack

    Enables the embedded Multifunction network controller to serve as both a NIC and an iSCSI HBA providing access to SAN storage over the same connection used for networking. Processing of the protocol stack is offloaded to the NIC reducing CPU utilization and greatly improving the speed with which the requests are processed and sent to the network.


Legal Disclaimer: Products sold prior to the November 1, 2015 separation of Hewlett-Packard Company into Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company and HP Inc. may have older product names and model numbers that differ from current models.

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